Setting up the Sputnik Software

The sputnik software is held on git - currently in a private repository on bit bucket.

To setup the software we need to do the following steps.

  1. clone the git repository

git clone https://colinsgrant@bitbucket.org/zelonysoftware/sputnikrobot.git

  1. create a start script in bin that can be started up through RasPi Check mobile app or cron. (need to put in git).
  2. Edit .profile to set ROBOTHOME
  3. Create a cronjob to start sputnik on startup (use @reboot instead of times).